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Acclaim Film

Acclaim Film

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300 Central Avenue
Suite 501
St. Petersburg, FL 33701

Web: http://acclaimscripts.com
Email: info@acclaimscripts.com

Contact: Frank Drouzas, Coordinator

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Overall: 3 stars3 stars3 stars (3.1/5.0)
Professionalism: 4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars (4.4/5.0)
Feedback: 3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars (3.4/5.0)
Signficance: 2.5 stars2.5 stars2.5 stars (2.3/5.0)
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Objective

To introduce writers to the decision makers in film and multimedia markets. Top script receives $1,000 and ALL competition winners and finalists will earn the chance to have their scripts read by established production companies and agents.

Deadline/Entry Fees

Deadline Date Entry Fee Days till Deadline
Early February 28, 2017 $45
Regular March 31, 2017 $50
Late April 29, 2017 $55 1
Extended May 27, 2017 $60 29

$25 reading fee for students, any deadline.

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Rules

  • Open to all writers 18 and over.
  • Work must be original material of the author(s).
  • Must not be sold or optioned at time of submission.
  • Multiple entries may be submitted by author(s).
  • Include separate form for each entry.
  • Author(s) must sign entry form for eligibility.
  • Feature length scripts of any genre accepted.
  • Format and bind your script according to industry standards.
  • WGA registration is recommended but not required.
  • Scripts will not be returned. Do not send originals.
  • Electronic submissions accepted

Awards

First Place, $1,000.

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Contact

300 Central Avenue
Suite 501
St. Petersburg, FL 33701

Web: http://acclaimscripts.com
Email: info@acclaimscripts.com

Contact: Frank Drouzas, Coordinator

Report Card

Overall: 3 stars3 stars3 stars (3.1/5.0)
Professionalism: 4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars (4.4/5.0)
Feedback: 3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars (3.4/5.0)
Signficance: 2.5 stars2.5 stars2.5 stars (2.3/5.0)
Report Cards: 50    
Have you entered this contest?
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Acclaim Film

Contact

300 Central Avenue
Suite 501
St. Petersburg, FL 33701

Web: http://acclaimscripts.com
Email: info@acclaimscripts.com

Contact: Frank Drouzas, Coordinator

Report Card

Overall: 3 stars3 stars3 stars (3.1/5.0)
Professionalism: 4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars (4.4/5.0)
Feedback: 3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars (3.4/5.0)
Signficance: 2.5 stars2.5 stars2.5 stars (2.3/5.0)
Report Cards: 50    
Have you entered this contest?
Please submit a Report card.

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Contest News

Acclaim Film Names Fall/Winter 2016 Contest Winners

FLAWED by Alma Murray Dunham has been named the winner of the Fall/Winter 2016 Acclaim Film Screenwriting Competition

WINNER
FLAWED by Alma Murray Dunham (romantic comedy)
A woman who vows never to go through love again fends off mythical beings determined to show her the importance of giving and accepting love.

RUNNERS UP
STORMCLOUD by Marat Berdyyev (sci-fi)
A man born with the extraordinary power to swap minds must destroy the forces of a tyrant leader terrorizing the country by controlling scarce water supplies, but his own identity is threatened by swapping minds with good and evil.

STEP-MILF by Hamilton Mitchell (comedy)
A young man discovers his first love is going to marry his stepdad.

FINALISTS
REDCOATS ON THE HUDSON by Carole Ryavec (historical drama)
A strong-minded colonial woman, motivated by Benedict Arnold's heroic 1777 victory at Saratoga, spies for the rebels after her husband is killed in battle at West Point. When she and her former slave discover Arnold's plan to surrender West Point to the British, she helps expose her former hero.

THE DUMBEST GENERATION by Leslie Lyshkov (sci-fi/comedy)
A twenty-something slacker with no knowledge of history is mistakenly sucked back to May 1942 by a Navy WAVES physicist who seeks knowledge of a history major from the future to help the U.S.A. defeat the seemingly invincible Japanese Imperial Navy.

SNOWGLOBE by Chelsea Carpenito (dramatic comedy)
A young musician seeks to know her estranged father and finds that love isn't so simple.

PREPARING TO DIE by Ryan David Ginsberg (comedy)
When a man learns he has only a month to live, all that he wants is his family by his side. Over the next month, this incredibly dysfunctional family reunites under one roof to explore the turmoil of their personal relationships, while simultaneously preparing for his death.

DANNY. INVINCIBLE. LEGEND. GOD. by Yavor Petkov (crime mockumentary)
A crime documentary project in Eastern Europe gets taken over by the subject himself, as events become increasingly disturbing.

SEMI-FINALISTS
EXPIRATION DATE by Kevin Scott
LEVEL: BLUSH by Makeba McLeod
COLLEGE CONVENTION by Matthew Feldman & Alban Xhema
ALL MY TRIALS, LORD by Sandra Jones Cropsey

Updated: 02/18/2017
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Acclaim Film

Contact

300 Central Avenue
Suite 501
St. Petersburg, FL 33701

Web: http://acclaimscripts.com
Email: info@acclaimscripts.com

Contact: Frank Drouzas, Coordinator

Report Card

Overall: 3 stars3 stars3 stars (3.1/5.0)
Professionalism: 4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars (4.4/5.0)
Feedback: 3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars (3.4/5.0)
Signficance: 2.5 stars2.5 stars2.5 stars (2.3/5.0)
Report Cards: 50    
Have you entered this contest?
Please submit a Report card.

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